Judging the Royals

July 5, 2014 10:40 PM

Down 7-3 in the ninth inning, should hitters take a strike?

The Royals were down 7-3 going into the ninth inning against the Cleveland Indians. In the final at-bat, if a hitter can’t tie the game, it’s not a bad idea to take a strike. Your team needs base runners; you can hit a ball out of the park, but you’ll still be down by three. Nevertheless, the Royals were hacking.

Judging the Royals

Lee Judge shares insights from KC's major-leaguers.

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